Adele - Adele Returns To Top Album Charts, Again!

0
0
Subscribe to Adele alerts

How can Adele be at number one in the US Charts again? Surely almost everyone in the United States owns a copy of her ridiculous selling second album '21' by now. It would seem not apparently, and the LP has managed to clamber back to the top of the pile some 17 months after it was first released at the end of January last year. Crazy.
So, what, has the British singer had a 24th wind? Or is there simply a lull in the US charts at the moment? Well, summer is traditionally a quiet period for big new albums, with many of the big hitters waiting until August and September to get their next efforts out - if they have not done so already in the spring (see Madonna). That means that it took '21' a mere 75,000 copies to go to the top of the US Billboard 200 this week, according to Music Week, and it is now behind only five albums in the all-time 'most times at number one' list. Impressive stuff.
It's unlikely Adele will keep a hold of the top spot next week however, with former teen prodigy Usher looking set to go top with what many critics are calling his best album in years, 'Looking 4 Myself' expected to shift 120 to 130,000 copies. Another British wonder-kid, Ed Sheeran, will also be featuring for the first time in the US album charts this weekend with a forecast of some 40,000 sales.


Contactmusic

Tags: Adele - Madonna - Usher - Ed Sheeran

0
0
Subscribe to Adele alerts
Advertisement

More Adele

After Taylor Swift, Who Is Next To Sell A Million In A Week?

It's pretty hard to believe what Taylor Swift has accomplished in just a short number of years. With her new album, 1989, it makes it...

Adele Allegedly "Ignored" Bob Geldof's Band Aid 30 Call But Makes Charitable Donation Instead

Adele allegedly "ignored" Bob Geldof's calls about taking part in the Band Aid 30 charity single.Adele is not taking part in Band Aid 30.Read More:...

One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Bono: See The Stars Arrive For Band Aid 30 Recording [Pictures]

The Band Aid 30 recording of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’ took place in London today, with stars such as One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Bono,...

Adele Album A No-Go for 2014, Music Industry Does a Little Cry

Adele will not release a new album in 2014, according to financial documents published by her record label XL. There had been rumours that the...

Advertisement

Adele Will Not Release New Album In 2014

Fans of Adele will be left hugely disappointed that the British singer has no plans to release a follow-up to 2011's '21,' which sold more...

Aretha Puts Diva On Top Of Diva

Known as one of music’s great divas herself, Aretha Franklin’s newest album of covers puts diva on top of diva as the Queen of Soul...

Ariana Grande And Iggy Azalea Are Conquering The World, One Billboard Record At A Time

Everything is coming up Ariana Grande these days, including a record that hasn’t been topped since 2012. Ariana currently has three songs in the Billboard...

One Direction Named Britain’s Best Selling Musical Export For 2013

It looks as if One Direction are now officially Britain’s biggest pop act, after the boy band were named 2013’s best selling artist. The band’s...

Advertisement

Comments

Adele Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Adele

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All